Based on the Corolla Ascent, the Sport is available in hatch and sedan form, with manual and automatic transmissions.
Standard features for this new release include the Levin ZR's 16-inch alloy wheels, along with stiffer springs and front and rear spoilers. Exterior features are rounded out by front fog lamps and an Ascent Sport badge at the rear.
In the cabin, the Corolla Ascent Sport features Toyota's 'Gen Y' audio system, with an LCD display, joystick control, single CD player, Bluetooth audio streaming and hands-free calling, and USB/aux connectivity.
Cruise control is also standard, along with a 'luxury' gearshift knob and steering wheel with audio and multi-information display controls.
Eight exterior colours are offered: Glacier White, Silver Pearl, Graphite, Ink, Wildfire, Shimmer, Marine and new Blue Metallic. (Metallic paint is available as an additional-cost option.)
All Corolla models have vehicle stability control and traction control as standard equipment.
Recommend retail prices begin at $22,490 for the six-speed manual transmission hatch and sedan models.
Note: all prices are Manufacturer’s List Price and do not include dealer delivery or on-road costs.